My Job Review  Technical Writing  CISCO

This is a job review feedback of a technical writer working with CISCO SYSTEMS.
I am posting this review on behalf of the person whose name is not disclosed for security reasons. 
Consider this article as a guest post and an honest job review feedback that is intended to provide you technical writing job insights working with CISCO SYSTEMS.

My Company


  • Who do you work for?


  • Where is your job location?
  • What is the domain of the products and services your company offers? Name a few products if you wish.

Telecommunication and networking.

  • You are an individual or team contributor? If you are part of a team, how big is your technical writing team?

Individual contributor, a total of 16 members in the team.

Roles and Responsibilities


  • What is your designation?

Technical Writer.

  • What are your day-in and day-out job?

Gathering requirement to develop content for the user document.

  • List some tools that you use daily? 

Oxygen, snagit, AEM, sharepoint.


Work Culture


  • How much work flexibility do you get in your company?

Complete freedom to finish your work as you want, CISCO was rated the best place to work in 2019.

  • Some lines about your time-off leave and leave policy.

Paid leaves - 30, sick leave - 20, public holidays- 13, maternity leave - 6 month, paternity leave - 1 month


Growth & Development

  • Do you get exposure to industry best tools and practices?


  • Have you learned any skill in your current company that you feel critical for your career growth? 

Yes, 3gpp protocols.

Personal Experience

  • What is the best thing you like about your company?


  • What is the worst thing about your company?


Perks and Benefits

  • Some lines about the perks and benefits of your company?

Company really cares about their employees.


Rate the following on a scale of 1 to 5. 

5 is the highest and 1 is the lowest.


Job Satisfaction




Personal development


Recommend a friend to this job


Work culture


Higher-level management 


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